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Greek tomato fritters – Tomatokeftedes

  • Vegetarian Diet

    Diet based on cereals, pulses, nuts, seeds, vegetables, fruits and other animal foods such as honey and eggs. Excludes meat, fish, mollusks.

  • Egg Free Diet

    It is usually followed when someone is allergic to this food.

  • Nuts Free Diet

    It is usually followed when someone is allergic to nuts.

  • Low in Sugars Diet

    Limits all sources of added sugars and encourages the reduction of high-carbohydrate (high glycemic index) foods. A claim that a food can be classified as LS can be made when it contains less than 5 gr of sugars per 100 gr of solid food or 2.5 gr of sugars per 100 ml of liquid food.

Greek tomato fritters – Tomatokeftedes


  • Place a deep pan with a generous amount of sunflower oil over heat.
  • In a bowl, combine the flour and baking powder. Create a small well in the center and add the grated tomato, finely chopped tomato, grated zucchini and finely chopped onion.
  • Use a fork to coarsely chop the feta cheese and add to the bowl.
  • Coarsely chop the mint, basil and parsley. Add to the bowl.
  • Add the dry oregano, pepper and salt. Mix gently to incorporate.
  • Shape the tomato fritters into oval shaped patties, using two tablespoons.
  • Add to pan with hot oil and fry for 3-5 minutes, until golden.
  • When ready, transfer to a baking pan lined with paper towels. Repeat the same process until all of the fritters are ready.

To serve

  • In a serving platter, place some Greek strained yogurt in the center, arrange the tomatokeftedes nicely around it, sprinkle with paprika and mint leaves and serve warm.
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Nutrition information per portion

Calories (kcal)
8 %


Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

Total Fat (g)
8 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

Saturated Fat (g)
14 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

Total Carbs (g)
7 %


The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

Sugars (g)
3 %


Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

Protein (g)
11 %


It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

Fibre (g)
7 %


They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

Sodium (g)
10 %


A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*The nutritional chart and the symbols refer to the basic recipe and not to the serving suggestions.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo

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